Adult Bible Study 


Adult Study Classes are open to all and are attended by people from many faith backgrounds.  These classes are usually held  in two sessions a year, an autumn and a  spring session.


Brown Bags and Bibles

CANCELLED Tuesdays  March 3rd ~ April 7th   

Noon ~ 1:20 PM 

Bring your lunch (Brown Bag) and we'll eat first, then start the study

Entering the Passion of Jesus*

   March 3 -  Jerusalem:  Risking Reputation

   March 10 - Temple: Risking Righteous Anger

   March 17 - Teachings: Risking Challenge

   March 24 - First Dinner:  Risking Rejection

   March 31 - Last Supper:  Risking the Loss of Friends

   April  7  -Gethsemane: Risking Temptation


*Biblical scholar Amy-Jill Levine delves into the history and literature surrounding the last days of Jesus' life. She sets the narrative in historical context and analyzes the risks and motives of the story's characters. 

Amy-Jill Levine is  University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt Divinity


Everyone is welcome to attend all sessions or just a few.   You do not have to be a church attendee at First Congregational to come.  Literally.....